PORTLAND -- TriMet will increase fares next Thursday, and service will be restored to some routes in order to reduce crowding, the agency reminded the public Friday.
The adult all-zone and 2-zone fares will increase by 5 cents and all-day will increase by 25 cents.
Youth/Student rates will become Youth rates and will only be available to people ages 7 to 17 and high school or GED students. The cost of a 1-month youth pass will increase by $1.
A new 30-day pass will be available for the same price as the monthly pass, but can be purchased any day of the month and will be valid for 30 days.